Anthony Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, Open Trade Docs
Antony Lewis is CEO of Open Trade Docs, a company on a mission to eliminate the need for paper documents in Trade Finance. Lewis loves learning, discussing, and explaining blockchain technology: helping companies, universities, and other organisations understand the potential of this technology. His thoughts can be found on www.bitsonblocks.net. From 2013-15 he was the Business Development Director, Asia for itBit, a venture capital funded bitcoin exchange with offices in Singapore and New York. Lewis’s previous roles include leading a team of FX trading software developers at Credit Suisse, and market-making in FX as a G10 spot trader in London for Barclays Capital. Prior to that, he was a business strategy consultant at OC&C Strategy Consultants in London.
As a mentor to the Singapore branch of Europe’s leading startup accelerator Startup Bootcamp FinTech, he guides early stage companies in the financial technology space.
Lewis served as founding president of the Association of Crypto-Currency Enterprises and Startups, Singapore (ACCESS) in 2014. ACCESS aims to provide an open and clear dialogue between Singapore cryptocurrency businesses and the wider public, including regulators.
He holds a BA and MA in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University (Gonville and Caius College).